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Anky 29 Oct, 2018
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The Story Behind Pumpkin Carvings And Jack-O'-Lanterns You Should Know

What's with the pumpkins, anyway?

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October is full of superstitions and celebrations! We all know that, duh! What we don't know is WHY we use pumpkins for carving spooky shapes during Halloween. The beloved jack-o'-lanterns have a story behind them.  

For this, let's go back to the roots - legends and folklore. The folklore originated not in the United States but somewhere else, where a 'Stingy Jack' had some myths going around him. No, we can't say for sure cuz this story dates back to centuries Stingy Jack and well, originated in Ireland.